Fonseca Ruby Port

Ruby Port

750 ML


Product Description

INTRODUCTION Ruby port is a traditional style of port and Fonseca have been shipping Ruby since the company was founded over 150 years ago. Fonseca take great pride in their Ruby which has remained consistent in quality for over a century and a half. The wine is aged for three years in large wooden vats where they soften and develop without losing their fresh, intense fruity character and their deep ruby colour. Fonseca Ruby is bottled for immediate drinking. TASTING NOTE Deep ruby colour. Fresh, vigorous and youthful nose, full of intense cherry and blackcurrant aromas. Full bodied on the palate, with solid but well integrated tannins, and a long rich fruity finish. SERVING SUGGESTIONS It is an excellent desert wine, particularly with ripe, blue cheeses. It should be served at room temperature.


Varietal: Ruby Port

Region: Oporto

Region Description:

The second city of Portugal and its commercial centre is Oporto. It is the city that gives its name to the port wine variety. The grapes for port wines are grown in the harsh conditions of the Douro valley and shipped down river to Oporto to be crushed and vinified into the uniquely strong and sweet port wines enjoyed around the world.